The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 132 120 99
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 6 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.71% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.01% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 35
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £37,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1734 1584 1707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.57% 69.93% 76.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1234 1443
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
Berkshire

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region.

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) C++
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) Data Protection
3 16 (64.00%) SaaS
4 12 (48.00%) Ant
5 11 (44.00%) Python
6 10 (40.00%) UNIX
7 9 (36.00%) Java
8 8 (32.00%) C
9 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (20.00%) QA
10 5 (20.00%) J2EE
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.00%) HTML
11 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.00%) CSS
11 4 (16.00%) Servlets
12 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (12.00%) Node.js
12 3 (12.00%) FreeMarker
12 3 (12.00%) RESTful
12 3 (12.00%) Struts2
12 3 (12.00%) Open Source
12 3 (12.00%) French Language
12 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
12 3 (12.00%) Spring
12 3 (12.00%) Maven
12 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (12.00%) AspectJ

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (12.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Ant
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) WebObjects
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C++ Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Junior Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Junior
3 7 (28.00%) Junior C++ Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Java Software Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) Servlets
3 3 (12.00%) JDBC
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.00%) XML
3 3 (12.00%) Spring
3 3 (12.00%) Ajax
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.00%) Struts
3 3 (12.00%) FreeMarker
3 3 (12.00%) RESTful
3 3 (12.00%) Struts2
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) Python
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.00%) AspectJ
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.00%) Korn
8 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
8 1 (4.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) NetApp
2 2 (8.00%) Veritas
2 2 (8.00%) Symantec
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Brocade
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago